6. Danielle Veira (St. Vincent and the Grenadines)
Like Many others, Danielle started singing at local church events in St. Vincent before becoming one of the most promising soca artistes out of St. Vincent.
In 2005, Danielle made her name in St. Vincent as she opened for international act, Akon. She released her first soca track in 2006 titled Jouvert for Vincy mas. The song was well received by locals and got her the 2nd place spot in the New Song Competition. In 2008, she released Wuk Up Yuh Waist which carried her to win the Top Female Soca Monarch competition in that same year.
Danielle continued to release hard-hitting soca tracks in the years that followed. In 2011, Danielle joined entertainment company Island Network Inc. and became an automatic member of the LIME sponsored group Soca Dans. In 2014, Danielle continues to be at the top of the Vincy soca charts. She released a remix to her song Over That with soca star Mr. Killa which helped her gain recognition throughout the Caribbean and the U.S.